Locally Organised Communities Across Lancashire (LOCAL)

Locally Organised Communities Across Lancashire (LOCAL) is the vision coordinated by Voluntary Sector North West (VSNW) and supported by Community CVS and many other infrastructure organisations across Lancashire that will facilitate this necessary conversation, and ensure that all voices are heard, whether you are from a social enterprise in Morecambe, a theatre in Blackpool, a large charity in Burnley, a faith group in Preston, a sports club in Skelmersdale or a community group in Blackburn or Darwen – we want you to get involved.

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Project Officer (Blackburn with Darwen and Preston)

We’re super proud to be expanding our team here at Community CVS. if you would like a rewarding job where you will be supporting people in our communities, we’d love to hear from you. We’re looking for a new project officer for the Blackburn with Darwen area and/or Preston area to recruit and support unemployed and economically inactive people to improve their employment and educational prospects.

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New SMART sites now open

  • Earcroft Childrens Centre – 9.30am-3.30pm
  • Bangor Street Community Centre – 9.30am-3.30pm
  • Mill Hill Community Centre – 9.30am-3.30pm
  • Energy Zone – 9.30am-3.30pm

The above SMART community hub sites will initially be operated by military teams with the aim of utilising newly recruited testing staff and/or community organisations to sustain these sites if numbers warrant it.